How Hong Kong’s Protesters Evade Police and Keep the Demonstrations Alive | Visual Investigations

  • Published on Aug 12, 2019
  • Hong Kong’s protesters have employed innovative tactics to stay safe and evade the police. Our visual investigation gives an up-close look at those strategies.
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Comments • 1 289

  • Melanie Castillo
    Melanie Castillo 2 days ago

    amo su organización

  • Kaneda
    Kaneda 4 days ago

    Protesters are the most organized people in the most chaotic situations

  • Sup Dude
    Sup Dude 8 days ago

    加油=add oil😂

  • Dohvahkiin OMG
    Dohvahkiin OMG 9 days ago

    Is oil all u english men can think of.. Lol

  • Vietnam War
    Vietnam War 9 days ago

    Xây rồi lại phá, tư bản vui thật

  • kai xin
    kai xin 10 days ago

    at 2:27, the translation is wrong. 加油 jia you is add oil, but can also mean something along the lines of "you can do it!" its more to motivation

  • Ghost Productions
    Ghost Productions 11 days ago +2

    2:22 I never knew fire extinguishers could be used as smoke grenades...

  • Low
    Low 12 days ago

    Now this is what I call a protest

  • Messed Up Hina
    Messed Up Hina 14 days ago

    Amazing 💖

  • 橙子
    橙子 14 days ago

    This video shows why Chinese people think Hongkong protesters aren't reasonable and impenetrable.

  • Joe Jia
    Joe Jia 17 days ago

    Very interesting. This is what people are complaining about the press? The new york times does that greatly! Go On!

  • Murtadha Alkenani
    Murtadha Alkenani 19 days ago

    So you guys are Protesting for Democracy and we in Iraq are Protesting against Democracy.

  • Neon Kepler
    Neon Kepler 19 days ago


  • Lukas McFadden
    Lukas McFadden 19 days ago +1

    1:35 wars fans will be pleased

  • Omar
    Omar 20 days ago


  • Smith Ngo
    Smith Ngo 20 days ago

    Gta 5?

  • Maya :/
    Maya :/ 20 days ago

    😯 wowww

  • Michael Farias
    Michael Farias 21 day ago

    Subtítulos en español?

  • jjJuma dndcjnchd
    jjJuma dndcjnchd 22 days ago +1

    Y have been chose by the people, by not acknowledging them y pay

  • Noizemaze4
    Noizemaze4 24 days ago +1

    kudos to the people of Hong Kong !!! live long and be strong ~~

  • Abcmhk ck
    Abcmhk ck 27 days ago

    NYT, since much admiration, respect and honor have been given to these rioters, you may accept them as your citizens and use them as perfect role model for your people

  • Benedict Almendra
    Benedict Almendra 27 days ago

    Well there aremred

  • Tobi Nathan
    Tobi Nathan 28 days ago

    Another CIA try to damage china lol

  • Tony Luo
    Tony Luo 28 days ago

    add oil... excellent translation

  • sammie Canana
    sammie Canana 28 days ago

    You can take cheap Chinese 1 watt lasers and get them to potential
    Then it's a new game

  • tubeytubby
    tubeytubby 28 days ago

    "Add oil" btw = "Keep it up" or "Keep going" - adding fuel to a fire or engine gives it more power and longevity, which is what it signifies.

  • M
    M 29 days ago

    This is what happens when a government disarms its citizens, I never want to live in a country that needs to reley on " traffic cones, suitcases, and laser pointers " to protect against a radical government.

  • Ryan
    Ryan Month ago

    Give these people guns

  • Bashara Hadid
    Bashara Hadid Month ago

    Lads, the attack on Area 51 should be done like this

  • Thepchai Poo
    Thepchai Poo Month ago

    They are using the "Hit and Run" tactics of the guerrilla warfare.

  • Ê nói nhỏ nghe nè !!!!!!!

    Guy you see china is very bad

  • Mohammed Abbas
    Mohammed Abbas Month ago

    Hope the NY times would make a full investigation about how Iraqi protestors were shot by snipers all over Baghdad in the October 1st-6th demonstrations, hundreds of horrific and graphic videos from protestors are on the TheXvid showing how unknown snipers hunted civilian protestors all over! I'm ready to provide the NY times of such videos even though they are everywhere on the web!

  • Niko Štajner
    Niko Štajner Month ago

    more organizated than area51 raid

  • Xahmael Zechariah
    Xahmael Zechariah Month ago

    This rioters are not from Hong Hong!!! This guys are China's military soldiers sent by the CCP to dress like hong Kong residents to escalate the violence so Beijing can enter their military into the country and use their force. No Hong Hong Citizen would want to destroy their country. They will lie about this on the news and media. They have planned this out 1 week after the first riot broke out.

  • Marcos Alexis De Leon

    We hope all in Hong Kong dies, lot of people for the wold

  • Ernest Gip
    Ernest Gip Month ago

    Why these report didn’t mention that the HK rioters are using petrol bomb and attacking police ....they the rioters also Attack common citizens who do not share their view

  • Sam Wong
    Sam Wong Month ago

    Where are the footages showing the rioters throwing petrol bombs, burning shops and stations, beating up people who happened to have different views. Please show the facts on both sides and not just from the rioters view.

  • Right Cee
    Right Cee Month ago

    To be impartial, the news media should use accurate terminology for protester and rioter. Protesters should only be used for those demonstrating peacefully. If violence is involved, rioters should be used to draw a line to protect innocent HK people. Their safety and peaceful living depends on the mercy and conscience of media.

  • ck
    ck Month ago

    bro this is really terrifying but cool too

  • Pole Dev
    Pole Dev Month ago

    When your war code has been know by enemy

  • odnom
    odnom Month ago +1

    Why can't america protest like this.

  • Laurent Loh
    Laurent Loh Month ago

    well done, wish this kind of democracy shows everyday in your country in front of your door. cool that it's right?

  • Not Billie
    Not Billie Month ago

    Can we talk about the teamwork

  • TheLongestNa meIcouldThinkOfTheThird

    They have been preparing for this.
    We will see more of this.

  • Henry Delgado
    Henry Delgado Month ago

    a new way of protesting, should've used it during the US police shootings and the black movement

  • michael MASTA
    michael MASTA Month ago +1

    Police refuse to show ID. And the police are using a deadly expired gas bombs. And illegal blue pepper spray out of a water canon truck. Wouldn’t you fight back if someone says they are police but refuse to provide ID

    SBLACKS OFFICIAL Month ago +1

    We need these people to raid area 51 lol

  • informasi banua gaming

    "Indonesian join servers"

    • informasi banua gaming
      informasi banua gaming Month ago

      @Dark of the knight xD

    • Dark of the knight
      Dark of the knight Month ago

      dude, malaysian here, although is kinda our fault that our palm oil company decide to burn the forest again but is out of our government reach. Please solve the haze issue as well XD good luck to indonesia

  • Ting Wah Lui
    Ting Wah Lui Month ago

    最新路邊社消息 示威者中有十個percent係同性戀者 有90 五個同性戀係男性 因為在香港沒有同性戀 的場所所以他們又可以收錢又可以出嚟發洩 所以他們覺得很美滿 這純粹是路邊社消息

  • Radoslav Ivanov
    Radoslav Ivanov Month ago +2

    In Asia even protests are like from the Future!

  • Yogi Irawan
    Yogi Irawan Month ago

    The communist party is an evil party. They wants to eat Hong Kong who has long been implementing democracy, clearly HK citizen refuse this party influence. The Communist Party is known for not knowing human rights, also sadistic, cruel, is an evil ideology. We can look at China, North Korea, Vietnam, the Soviet Union, a place where there is Communism, always leaving bloody traces of creating sacrificial rituals by spilling the blood of millions through famine, killing in peaceful masses to frighten people, and other iron fist tyranny examples of the Tiananmen case, and the night of July 21th, 1999 on Falun Gong crackdown by Jiang Zemin. There are people who are innocent but on the "point of view" are considered by the party to be enemies then that person is no longer considered human, as if he could be slaughtered at will, instead thrown into concentration camps without going through legal procedures.
    For example the Communist Party has slaughtered Falun Gong practitioners who have learned Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance from 1999 until now, also capturing millions of Uyghur Muslims, suppressing underground Christianity, suppressing Tibetan Buddhists. All because this evil ideology wants to destroy traditional culture, moral inheritance, and want to eradicate religion so that its people must surrender and be willing to install the communist party's Satanic religion through what is called a change of mind and brainwashing. Even among those innocent people who are not in accordance with the tastes of the party are being used as a live organ bank for the transplant businesses. Don't believe it? If you want to go to another country, the organ takes 2-5 years of waiting time because donor has to be passed away first. In China, the waiting time is only 2 weeks! They have prepared people alive to be the source of organs!
    In the international world human rights are important, there is also religious freedom. In the midst of this peaceful world you stand out for yourself by displaying a ferocious nature, the conclusion are clearly hostile to the World, everyone wants to annihilate this heretical party, and is now getting their karma, near death.

  • Andy504
    Andy504 Month ago

    The ambulance scene says so much.

  • Klaro Playz
    Klaro Playz Month ago

    If All Philipines Are In Their Protest . We Couldve Destroyed All Polices

  • bin xu
    bin xu Month ago

    take them to US if you like them

  • Théo L
    Théo L Month ago


  • Di Tang
    Di Tang Month ago

    Come on .. these guys are destroying public facilities, attacking police officers and tearing HK to ground.. how smart is that🤣 IQ 300?

  • mamypokopantz
    mamypokopantz Month ago

    organised chaos. Just wow

  • Dhaaniel -w-
    Dhaaniel -w- Month ago

    Arent they supposed to be in Area 51?...

  • flame wang
    flame wang Month ago


  • youli zhang
    youli zhang Month ago